Midwest Multifamily Conference


Wednesday, October 12, 2022

9:15am - 10:15am

Five Ways To Jumpstart Wellness In The Workplace
Amy Kosnikowski Dilisio

Today’s challenges to mental health cost employers over $80 billion each year. It is time to take action to lower absenteeism due to mental illness and decrease health care costs due to stressed out employees! Why not take steps to help your team build mental strength, enhance productivity, increase morale, and stay as healthy as possible? Discover five real life strategies and ideas you can apply right away to create a more caring and mentally healthy workplace today.

Preventive Maintenance Program – Your Best Investment
Chris King-Dye

Join Chris to discover new ways to spend time to save time and equipment, while also increasing your residents’ satisfaction level at the same time. In this session, you will learn how to ramp up to a full Preventative Maintenance Program, even during those high-demand cycles, to make your days easier and more productive each week.

Rock Your Sales Results
Jennifer Darling

You’ve done it! Made it past the most challenging two years in the history of sales. The opportunity to have your best years ever are right in front of you. Are you prepared to seize them? Do you have what it takes to attract renters in new and innovative ways? Having went from goose-egg (thanks to Covid) to having her best years ever, our speaker Jennifer Darling has a unique perspective and proven strategies to help property managers and leasing professionals succeed in a totally new environment. You will learn how to create more opportunities with lead generators that attract today’s renters while resetting your mindset for results beyond your imagination.

Remote Leadership: Turned on, Tuned in, and Uninterrupted
Charlotte Pisciotta

Charlotte offers solutions to the challenges of the new remote work environment. Now more than ever, employees need leaders who are consistently turned to “on,” tuned in, and able to maintain a connection. “Remote control skills” are required to effectively lead teams. Virtual team leaders must be able to do more than utilize various forms of technology to communicate and collaborate remotely. They will recognize achievements and be proactive about staying in contact with the dispersed team. Additionally, they should demonstrate trust and motivate employee engagement, while maintaining realistic expectations and self-motivation. Attend this session to discover how to keep teams tuned in from wherever they may be with practical strategies.

10:30am - 11:30am

Dude, Where’s My Caulk?
Chris King-Dye

Stop wasting your valuable time and money searching for supplies! In this session with maintenance guru Chris King-Dye, you will learn how to embrace best practices to manage inventory and organize the maintenance shop for the most effective use of time and talent, all while reducing workplace accidents. You will get back to your property the next day ready to avoid part-swapping and scavenger hunts!

Take Your Day Back! The 5 Time Management Principles to Help You Do More With Less Effort
Rommel Anacan

With all of the technology we have today doesn’t it feel like we should be able to accomplish more while doing less? Yet, haven’t you noticed that it feels like we are accomplishing less, even though we are doing more? There are so many great opportunities within your grasp, however many smart people miss out on them because they keep falling into common traps that keep them from being their best every day. Join Rommel to learn how to create the optimum environment for maximum results in your day, as well as a simple framework that will help you identify where you need to focus your attention. You will walk away from this training feeling empowered and equipped to take your day back so that you can accomplish what is truly important!

"Nuanced Selling" - It's Not Only WHAT You Say, But When and How You Say It That Counts
Lisa Trosien

Maintnenance for Managers
Angel Davila

11:45am - 12:45pm

Lunch & Awards

12:45pm - 3:45pm

Trade Show Floor Open

1:15pm - 2:15pm

"Why Ya Gotta Be So Mean?" - Dealing with Angry Residents, Prospects and Co-Workers
Lisa Trosien

Time Management for Maintenance
Angel Davila

Professional Reputation: Cultivating an In-Demand Personal Brand
Lia Nichole Smith

Reputation management is mostly regarded as a business practice. But what about managing your own reputation? What others say about you when you are not around, especially about you professionally, can make you or break you. The mere mention of a name elicits a positive or negative reaction. Doors can open or close, opportunities can appear or vanish, people can smile or frown. This session delves into five ways you can intentionally secure your reputation while building an authentic and well-respected professional identity.

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Vision & Goals: How to Design Your Future and Write Goals to Get There
Jacki Carr

  • Where do you see yourself in five years?
  • Do you set goals? Do you write them down?
  • What happens if/when we fail?
  • Are your goals set in reaction or in possibility?
  • Do your goals inspire you?

Join Goal Coach and Motivation Speaker Jacki Carr for a goal setting workshop to the future. In this session, we will explore writing a vision to then define and set goals to make that imagined vision a reality. Bring your own pen, paper, and an open mind!

Emergency Preparedness
Angel Davila

"Video, Video, Video" - The Best Ways to Use Video for Marketing, Leasing, and Communications
Lisa Trosien

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Maintenance Executive Social Hour (MESH)

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Awards Dinner Reception

7:00pm - 9:30pm

Midwest Prodigy Awards Dinner

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